Skip to main content

Japan Surrenders

Movies Preview

movies
Japan Surrenders


Published 1945
Topics Newsreel.


This short newsreel, produced for the home market, shows the final events of World War II, including the development and testing of the atomic bomb, the atomic bombing of Japan, the Japanese surrender, and the U.S. occupation of the Japanese mainland including Honshu, and the arrival of the U.S. Third Fleet in Tokyo Bay. The film not only includes the Japanese surrender on the USS Missouri (BB-63) in Tokyo Bay, the celebration in Manhattan's Times Square, and a parade in Red Square Moscow. Some of the people shown in the film include: Admiral William Halsey, Winston Churchill, Harry S. Truman, Stalin, Lt. Gen. Kawabe, Lt. Gen. R.K. Sutherland, Supreme Commander of the Allied Forces Gen. Douglas MacArthur, Foreign Minister Shigemitsu, Lt. Gen. J.M. Wainwright, Lt. Gen. A.E. Percival and Admiral Chester Nimitz.


Run time 10 minutes 10 seconds
Producer Castle Films
Audio/Visual silent, black and white
Language English

comment
Reviews

There are no reviews yet. Be the first one to write a review.
SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata)
eye
Title
Date Archived
Creator
PeriscopeFilm
by Castle Films
movies
eye 1,134
favorite 0
comment 0
PeriscopeFilm
by Castle Films
movies
eye 998
favorite 0
comment 0
PeriscopeFilm
by Castle Films
movies
eye 646
favorite 0
comment 0
PeriscopeFilm
by Castle Films
movies
eye 784
favorite 1
comment 0
PeriscopeFilm
by Castle Films
movies
eye 550
favorite 1
comment 0
PeriscopeFilm
by Castle Films
movies
eye 892
favorite 1
comment 0
PeriscopeFilm
by Castle Films
movies
eye 871
favorite 2
comment 0
PeriscopeFilm
by Castle Films
movies
eye 2,294
favorite 2
comment 0
PeriscopeFilm
by Castle Films
movies
eye 1,148
favorite 1
comment 0
PeriscopeFilm
by Castle Films
movies
eye 1,553
favorite 4
comment 0